Latest City Council Stories

2014-03-20 23:30:42

Car accident lawyer Tony R. Bertolino, the managing attorney for Bertolino LLP, is asked about the city of Austin’s effort to reduce distracted driving. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Austin, TX car accident attorney Tony R. Bertolino today applauded the City Council for creating a distracted driving study group to consider expanding the current ordinance making it illegal to text and drive. The proposal to expand the ban to cover other distractions has sparked a debate about the...

2014-03-05 20:21:29

NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Mason Tenders District Council: WHO: Justice 4 Homeowners Members of the Mason Tenders District Council, LiUNA WHAT: Public Rally in Support of Quality, Affordable Housing WHERE: Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue (corner of 44(th) Street) WHEN: Thursday, March 6 8:00AM WHY: NYSAFAH is the trade association representing contractors in the affordable housing industry. This...

2013-12-16 23:22:58

The City of Idaho Falls has partnered with the streaming media company Swagit Productions, LLC, and has begun streaming live and archived recordings of City Council meetings online. Idaho Falls, Idaho (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Idaho Falls Mayor Jared Fuhriman encourages residence to get familiar with how their city works by attending or viewing City Council meetings and then offering input or suggestions. “The move to stream meetings online comes at the request of constituents who...

2013-07-31 23:02:28

On July 24, 2013, Baton Rouge City Council members rejected the winning RFP submitted by Cyber Active, Inc. that would have allowed ticketed drivers the option of attending online traffic school at $15 to keep their insurance rates from increasing. For now, says Cyber Active, Inc., to dismiss a ticket in Baton Rouge the citizens will have to pay five times more and can only attend this class in person at Angelwood’s Driving Academy. Baton Rouge, Louisiana (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 According...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.